Search Legislation

Welcome to DefraLex, the online portal to Defra legislation.

Here you can view the in-force legislation that is managed by Defra, and organise it by a number of criteria, including jurisdiction, date, or subject, helping you find the document you need quickly.

Use the search facets down the left-hand side to refine your results and for selected legislation use the "more resources" tab to find associated documents, such as impacts assessments and consultation summaries.

Narrow results by:

Legislation by Status

Legislation by Year

Contains Law For

Legislation by Source

Legislation by Review Date

Title Year and Number Legislation Type Review Date
The Common Agricultural Policy (Control and Enforcement, Cross-Compliance, Scrutiny of Transactions and Appeals) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2017 2017/655 UK Statutory Instruments
The Single Common Market Organisation (Emergency Aid) (England and Northern Ireland) Regulations 2017 2017/599 UK Statutory Instruments
The Marketing of Fruit Plant and Propagating Material (England) Regulations 2017 2017/595 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Impact Assessment (Agriculture) (England) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/593 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/592 UK Statutory Instruments
The Marine Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/588 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Impact Assessment (Land Drainage Improvement Works) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/585 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Resources (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/583 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Act 2014 (Consequential Amendments etc.) Order 2017 2017/506 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Act 2014 (Commencement No. 9 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2017 2017/462 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Supply Licence and Sewerage Licence (Modification of Standard Conditions) Order 2017 2017/449 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Industry Designated Codes (Appeals to the Competition and Markets Authority) Regulations 2017 2017/447 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Environment (Water Framework Directive) (England and Wales) Regulations 2017 2017/407 UK Statutory Instruments
The Selby Area Internal Drainage District Order 2017 2017/356 UK Statutory Instruments
The Seeds (Miscellaneous Amendments) (England) Regulations 2017 2017/288 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Supply and Sewerage Services (Customer Service Standards) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/246 UK Statutory Instruments
The Sewerage Services (Exception from Sewerage System Prohibition) (England) Regulations 2017 2017/244 UK Statutory Instruments
The County of Merseyside Act 1980 (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/243 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Sweet Chestnut Blight) (England) Order 2017 2017/178 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Fees) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/125 UK Statutory Instruments
The Cattle Identification (Amendment) Regulations 2017 2017/101 UK Statutory Instruments
The Water Act 2014 (Commencement No. 8 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2017 2017/58 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (England) (Amendment) Order 2017 2017/8 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Fees) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1255 UK Statutory Instruments
The Nitrate Pollution Prevention (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2016 2016/1254 UK Statutory Instruments
The Nitrate Pollution Prevention (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1190 UK Statutory Instruments
The Air Quality Standards (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1184 UK Statutory Instruments
The Plant Health (Forestry) (Amendment) (England and Scotland) Order 2016 2016/1167 UK Statutory Instruments
The Detergents (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1165 UK Statutory Instruments
The Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 2016/1154 UK Statutory Instruments
The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1146 UK Statutory Instruments
The Commons (Registration of Town or Village Greens) and Dedicated Highways (Landowner Statements and Declarations) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1081 UK Statutory Instruments
The Single Common Market Organisation (Emergency Aid for Milk Producers) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/1076 UK Statutory Instruments 16/11/2020
The Water Act 2014 (Commencement No. 7 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2016 2016/1007 UK Statutory Instruments
The Agricultural Holdings (Units of Production) (England) Order 2016 2016/1002 UK Statutory Instruments
The Access to the Countryside (Coastal Margin) (Hopton-on-Sea to Sea Palling) Order 2016 2016/966 UK Statutory Instruments
The Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (Amendment) Regulations 2016 2016/940 UK Statutory Instruments 20/02/2022
The North Kent Marshes Internal Drainage District Order 2016 2016/859 UK Statutory Instruments
The Pevensey and Cuckmere Water Level Management Board Order 2016 2016/854 UK Statutory Instruments
The River Ouse (Sussex) Internal Drainage District Order 2016 2016/791 UK Statutory Instruments